The Progressive Magazine: July 2013
Volume 77, Number 7
In This Issue
Comment Obama’s Hollow Words
On the Line
Eduardo Galeano looks for words that are better than the wisest silence.
Peace Bites the Dust in Crawford Stephen C. Webster
Watching Cindy Sheehan and a dwindling protest at the Bush Library.
Nutrition, Inc. Christopher D. Cook
How the food and beverage industries coopted the leading nutritionists' association.
María Carrión | See why soccer-crazy Brazilians are so upset?
Erik Lorenzsonn | Hawkeyes lead the nation in wind power.
Adam McKay David Sirota
“Everyone knows that our media has become a joke,” says the creator of Anchorman and The Campaign.
Poem Martin Steingesser
Jen Sorensen | “I get to do for a living what I did as a child for fun, and that’s pretty cool,” says the cartoonist and author.
Poem Joseph Bathanti
Dave Zirin watches a cornered Tiger react to racism.
Books Ruth Conniff reviews Lean In: Women, Work, and the Will to Lead, by Sheryl Sandberg.
Jim Hightower tags out CEOs who play hide and seek.
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Rick Bass | Why I’m left with no choice but to put my body on the line.
When Government Was Neighborly
Wendell Berry | Saluting a New Deal program that helped Kentucky farmers.
The Bravest Woman I Know
Kathy Kelly | How an eighty-two-year-old librarian braved Baghdad.
How to Build a New World
Naomi Klein | Why I was wrong in The Shock Doctrine—and what we must do now.